Bob Parker, senior adviser of investment, strategy and research at Credit Suisse, says the UK needs investment from China ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to Britain.
Nils S. Andersen, CEO of A.P. Moller–Maersk, says trade between Asia and Europe makes up 40 percent of the shipping company's total volume.
Singapore's non-oil domestic exports in September rose from a year earlier as shipments of electronics products and pharmaceuticals expanded.
South Korea isn't in the TPP deal but that's not a litmus test of American-SKorean ties, says Stephen Bosworth, former special representative for North Korea Policy.
Carl Weinberg, chief economist for High Frequency Economics, says the emerging market slowdown will harm developed markets because of reduced trade.
Adrian Mowat, MD and chief Asian and EM strategist at JPMorgan, discusses how the Trans-Pacific Partnership deal will benefit its members.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal sealed last week could speed up talks on its lesser-known Asia-wide equivalent, analysts say.
North Korea and Russia are considering strengthening their diplomatic relations by establishing an Asian trading house to facilitate trade.
George Osborne, the U.K. Finance Minister, says he would like the country to be better connected to economies like China and India.
Singapore avoided a technical recession the but the 0.1% GDP growth is still weak, says Sonja Laud, investment director of the global multiasset group at Baring Asset Management.
China's pledged $260 billion to shore up its navy and military by 2020. The US concern: maintaining free-trade flows in the South China Sea.
U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker, discusses ways to improve U.S.-Cuba relations and ease economic restrictions, including lifting the trade embargo.
Jonathan Pain, author of the Pain Report, believes that China's growth could slow to 5-6 percent in 2016 amid a persistent deceleration in the world's second-biggest economy.
Minggao Shen, head of China research and Greater China chief economist at Citi, expects China's gross domestic product to improve in the final quarter of 2015 on the back of Beijing's policy support.
Member countries will be under pressure to advance negotiations for the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) after the sealing of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact, says Deborah Elms, executive director of the Asian Trade Center.
Haruhiko Kuroda, governor of the Bank of Japan, says lower commodity prices have helped the Japanese recovery, but could harm the country's exports.
South Korea's Finance Minister told CNBC the country had protection against a Fed hike, but couldn't say the same for another big risk.
Amid a slowdown in global growth, countries will explore alternative ways to stimulate growth such as trade agreements, says David Gaud, senior portfolio manager at Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management.
Hundreds of thousands of people marched in Berlin in protest against a planned free trade deal between Europe and the United States.
U.S. import prices barely declined in September, with oil prices rebounding and the drag on prices from a weak global economy appearing to moderate.